King Britt Presents: Sister Gertrude Morgan

KING BRITT

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Sister Gertrude Morgan was a New Orleans painter, poet and street evangelist, whose spirituality inspired a body of work almost mythic in its proportions.
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Record icon Total Quantity 1500
Record icon Foil Stamped Yes
Record icon Numbered Yes
Record icon Disc Format Lp
Record icon Weight 180
Record icon Lp Count 2
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Release Type Reissue
Remastering Details Half Speed Remastered
Color Black
Label Ropeadope Records / Preservation Hall Recordings
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2LP
Format
1500
Total Pressing Quantity
12
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33 1/3
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Speed
180
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2005
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Sister Gertrude Morgan was a New Orleans painter, poet and street evangelist, whose spirituality inspired a body of work almost mythic in its proportions. In 1969, Preservation Hall recorded Sister Gertrude singing fourteen gospel songs in the Prayer Room of her Ninth Ward home, The Everlasting Gospel Mission, accompanied only by her stomping foot and tambourine.

That album, Let's Make a Record, fell into obscurity until 2004, when Philadelphia DJ King Britt reissued it with new beats and instrumentation. Here, for the occasion of

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